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Henry Horton [Parents] was born on 25 Jan 1791 in , West ChesterPennsylvania. He died on 12 Dec 1865 in , Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania. He was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania. He married Elizabeth White on 22 Sep 1812.

Source: 1860 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"Henry Horton, 69
Elizabeth, 70."
Census record submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995.
Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632

Elizabeth White was born on 28 Jan 1790. She died on 30 Apr 1869. She was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania. She married Henry Horton on 22 Sep 1812.

Birth date of 28 Jan. 1790, from Thomas White Bible.

Birth date of 07 Jan. 1790, from St. Gabriel's Protestant Episcopal Church, Berks County, (PA) located by John Joyce Jr. at the Berks Co. Historical Society, Reading, Pennsylvania.

Source: John J. & Shiela J. Joyce. 4/01/94.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995.
Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632

They had the following children:

  M i Thomas W. Horton was born on 12 Jun 1813 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died in 1875. He was buried in Hopewell Cem., Hopewell, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: 1860 PA Census, Broad Top Twp, Bedford County:
"Thomas W. Horton, 46
Elizabeth, 40
David, 23
Emeline, 14
Alfred, 11
Delilah, 1."

Source: 1870 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"Thomas Horton, 56
Elizabeth, 52
Frances, 12."

Census record submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995.
Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632
  M ii Nathan W. Horton was born on 3 May 1815 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died in 1886. He was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: 1870 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"Nathan Horton, 55
Susan, 60
Laura, 18
Edwin A., 15."

Census record submitted by Dennis E. Fields.
  M iii William W. Horton was born on 4 Jul 1817 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died in 1893. He was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: 1850 PA Census, Broad Top Twp, Bedford County:
"William Horton, 31 (should read 32/33?)
Ann, 31 (should read 36/37?)
Milton, 13
Jomnathan, 11
Zopher, 9
Reuben, 7
Nancy, 5
Alfred, 3
Ruth, 9/12."

1860 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"William W. Horton, 43
Ann, 46
Milton, 21
Rueben, 17
Nancy, 15
Alfred, 12
Ruth, 8
Mary, 9
Elizabeth, 7
James B., 3."

1870 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"William Horton, 53
Ann, 55
Nancy, 22
Mary, 19
Elizabeth, 16
James B., 13."

Census record was submitted by Dennis E. Fields.
  F iv Hannah Horton was born on 21 Mar 1819 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She died in 1904. She was buried in Orbisonia Cem., Orbisonia, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.
  M v Jesse W. Horton was born on 12 Jun 1822. He died in 1913. He was buried in St. John's Luth., BellevillePennsylvania.
  M vi George W. Horton was born on 31 Aug 1824 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 18 Jun 1865 in , Dudley, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: BTC, PA., IOOF Cemetery list, Dennis E. Fields, Camp Hill, PA. 9/23/95.
  M vii Alexander Horton was born on 5 Jan 1828 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died in 1864. He was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: 1860 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"Alexander Horton, 32
Naomi, 33
Albert, 13
Peninnah, 9
William, 2."
Census record submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Source: FGS, Charlotte COOLEY, 7338 Stream Way, Springfield, VA 22152 10/10/97.
Email: <charlottec@classic.msn.com>
  F viii Mary Horton was born on 21 Aug 1832 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She died on 16 Nov 1922 in her home, Saxton, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania. She was buried in 1922 in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

"Mrs. Mary RAMSEY, widow of the late Joseph RAMSEY, died at her home in Saxton, November 16, 1922, in her ninety-first year...Mrs. RAMSEY was the daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (White) Horton and was born near Broad Top City, Pa., Aug. 21, 1832. She was a grandaughter of the daring Thomas WHITE, one of the distinguished Indians who threw the tea overboard the night of the historic "Boston Tea Party." Thomas WHITE was the father of 21 children and had over 100 grandchildren. Until last Thursday morning, Mrs. RAMSEY and Harry COOK of Broad Top City were the only surviving members of that large company of grandchildren. Mr. COOK is now the only one left. Mrs. RAMSEY was twice married. First to Eli ALLOWAY and second to Joseph RAMSEY. Her surviving children are Elizabeth J. ALLOWAY and Mrs. D. B. McGEE of Saxton, Mrs. Ella V. BETTERTON of Jersey City, NJ, and George ALLOWAY, of Youngstown, Ohio."

Source: Obituary via Dennis E. Fields, Camp Hill, PA.

She is buried with her first husband, Eli ALLOWAY, who died in 1867, at the IOOF Cemetery in Broad Top City, Huntingdon Co. PA.
Photo of headstone in file taken 9/19/94 by Mike Horton.

Source: MJH. 9/19/94.

"To My Parents, Eli and Mary (Horton) ALLOWAY, who transmitted to me a healthy physique, a sound mind, and a natural belief in God."

Source: Dedication, his book "Horton Genealogy and History, 1929"
by Professor George W. ALLOWAY, A.B., Saxton, PA

Source: R. Keith Horton, 7308 Cherokee Drive, Prairie Village, KS 66208
Tel.913-362-9675. FGS & letter of 9/05/96.

Peter Hallock was born in 1585 in of Reydon, Norfolk County, England. He died about 1688/1690 in West Matituck, Southold, Suffolk Co. L.I., New York. He married Elizabeth or Margaret Youngs before 1615.

Other marriages:
Howell, widow

Source: Charles E. Munat, 11702 N.E. Sunset Loop, Bainbridge Island, WA
98110-1219.
"Born in Hingham (?), England."
"Emigrant."

Source: Bradleigh Slattery.
"Peter Hallock married a Widow HOWELL in England.

Elizabeth or Margaret Youngs [Parents] was born about 1589 in of Reydon, Norfolk County, England. She died in 1616/1626 in , , England. She married Peter Hallock before 1615.

They had the following children:

  M i William Peter Hallock

William Peter Hallock [Parents] was born in 1615 in Hingham, Norfolk County, England, England. He died on 29 Sep 1684 in , Southold, Suffolk Co. L.I., New York. He married Margaret Howell.

Source: Charles E. Munat, 11702 N.E. Sunset Loop, Bainbridge Island, WA
98110-1219.
"Emigrant."

Margaret Howell was born on 24 Nov 1622 in Hingham, Norfolk County, England, England. She died on 9 May 1697/1707 in West Matituck, Southold, Suffolk Co. L.I., New York. She married William Peter Hallock.

They had the following children:

  F i Abigail Hallock

William Horton [Parents] was born on 12 Mar 1789 in , West ChesterPennsylvania. He died on 2 Jul 1851 in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He married Rebecca Griffith in Pennsylvania.

Month and Day of death.

Source: John J. Joyce Jr.,4201 Delmar Dr.,Prairie Village,KS 66208
Tel.913.236.9599

FROM "HortonS IN AMERICA" 1929:

WILLIAM Horton, born in West Chester, PA., in 1789, married Rebecca Griffith. They had eight children.

Source: "Hortons In America" 1929 - "The Alloway Collection"

Photo of headstone in file. MJH 9/19/94.
(headstone: Died July 2, 1851, aged 62yrs, 3months, 20days) Source: FGS, Dennis E. Fields, Harrisburg, PA. 5/08/95.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995.
Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632

Rebecca Griffith was born in 1787. She died on 21 Aug 1868. She was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She married William Horton in Pennsylvania.

(Picture of headstone in file.)

Source: MJH 9/19/94.

Source: BTC, PA., IOOF Cemetery list, Dennis E. Fields, 9/23/95. (FGS) 5/08/95.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995.
Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632

They had the following children:

  F i Elizabeth Horton was born on 2 Apr 1809 in , Pennsylvania.
  F ii Sarah Horton was born on 24 Jul 1811 in , Pennsylvania. She died on 29 Aug 1838. She was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

Date of death.

Source: John J. Joyce Jr.

FROM "HortonS IN AMERICA" 1929:

SARAH Horton was born July 24, 1811. She married John A. White.
They had five Children.

Source: "Hortons In America" 1929 - "The Alloway Collection"

Photo of headstone in file. MJH 9/19/94.

Source: BTC, PA., IOOF Cemetery list, Dennis E. Fields, Camp Hill, PA. 9/23/95.
  F iii Diadema Horton was born on 14 Sep 1814 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She died on 2 Jul 1854 in , Pennsylvania.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995.
Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632
  F iv Mary Horton was born on 10 Mar 1816. She died on 28 Aug 1854. She was buried in Evans Cemetery, Six Mile Run, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: FGS, Dennis E. Fields, Harrisburg, PA. 5/08/95.
  M v Henry G. Horton was born on 18 Sep 1818 in , Pennsylvania. He died on 12 Jun 1894. He was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: 1860 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:

"Henry Horton, 42
Jane, 40 [Note: This contradicts the tombstone inscription of 1822.]
William, 15
John, 12
Rebecca, 9."
Source: 1880 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"Henry Horton, 54 [clerical error?]
Rebecca, 34
Mary, 11
James, 9
Nathan, 6
Effie, 5
Elizabeth, 1."
Census records were submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Source: FGS, Dennis E. Fields, Harrisburg, PA. 5/08/95.

"Mary C. Horton, d/o: Henry & Rebecca Horton."

Source: "Fulton County PA Marriages 1885-1927" pg.36, by Wm O. TURNER, 1997.

"James A. Horton, s/o: Henry & Rebecca Horton."

Source: "Fulton County PA Marriages 1885-1927" pg.38, by Wm O. TURNER, 1997.

"Nathan W. Horton, s/o: Henry G. Horton."

Source: "Fulton County PA Marriages 1885-1927" pg.80, by Wm O. TURNER, 1997.
  M vi Nathan G. Horton was born on 31 Aug 1821 in , Pennsylvania. He died on 12 Feb 1899. He was buried in Ch. of God Cem., Todd, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: Dennis E. Fields from the tombstone inscription.
Source: 1860 PA Census, Todd Twp, Huntingdon County:
"Nathan Horton, 39
Mary C., 30
Sarah C., 2
Laura B., 7/12
Rebecca Horton, 73."
Source: 1870 PA Census, Todd Twp, Huntingdon County:
"Nathan Horton, 48
Mary, 39
Sarah, 12
Laura, 10
Martha, 7
Abner Horton, 28
Isaac Edwards, 17."

Census record was submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995. Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632

Tombstone: "Mary C. Horton died 3/21/1886, 54y 8m 21 d, wife of N. C. Horton 8/31/1821-2/17/1899."

Source: Dawn BOLLINGER, Email: <d_bolling@nni.com> 6/14/98.
  F vii Rebecca Horton was born on 30 Oct 1824 in , Pennsylvania.
  F viii Catherine Horton was born on 20 May 1827 in , Pennsylvania.

George Washington White Judge was born on 15 Mar 1795 in , Robertsdale, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 27 Jan 1872 in , Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania. He was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania. He married Catherine Horton.

Source: 1860 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"George White, 65 Farmer
Catherine, 62
Rebecca Horton, 93 [Rebecca Priest Horton, Catherine's mother.]
Philip, 21
Rebecca, 19
Jesse, 17."

Note: Mr. George Ely Russell has located a baptismal record for a Rebecca Priest, born 22 FEB 1769, baptized 30 June 1771 at Old Swedes Church, Philadelphia, PA. She was the daughter of Henry and Mary (Hardford) Priest.
The two-year discrepancy between the 1860 census age [93] and the age computed from the baptismal record [91] is not uncommon. Often the ages on the census records showed a two-year discrepancy. See the 1870 census age given for Rebecca White, below.

Source: Mr. George Ely Russell, PRIEST GENEALOGY, PART I: PENNSYLVANIA.
(1969) Bowie, Maryland.

Source: 1870 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"George White, 75
Rebecca, 27." [This should be 29, not 27. TH]

Census records were submitted by Dennis E. Fields.
*****

1850 Fulton County-Wells Twp., PA Census:
George White 55 Farmer
Catherine 53
Thomas K. 20 Labourer
Nathan 18 Labourer
Catherine 15
George W. 13
Philip 12
Rebecca 10
Jesse C. 08

Source: Dennis E. Fields, Harrisburg, PA. 5/08/95.
(DAR record of Thomas Addison Miller.)

NOTE: Don has different birthdate of: 3/15/1793.

Source: Don W. BRIDENSTINE, 15455 Glenoaks Blvd. #481, Sylmar, CA 91342
via John Joyce Jr., pkg. 7/16/95.

(Handwritten note, undated, unsigned, attached to "White Family Record") "All natives of Pennsylvania. Great-grandfather (Thomas) WHITE father of George WHITE, was of Irish descent. He served in the Revolutionary War, was one who helped throw the tea overboard in Boston Harbor. After the war he married a Welsh girl, Elizabeth JONES and they settled in PENN, where the next two generations of WHITEs were born. Henry Alexander WHITE, son of James WHITE, was born in Bedford Co., Penn, Sept 15, 1847. At the age of one year, they moved to Hopewell. In 1853 to Huntingdon Co. and in 1856 to Broadtop Mountain or City, where the Broad Top Improvement Company built a large hotel. His father, James WHITE built the first house among the heavy timber, operataed a boot and shoe shop, remaining there 'till 1866, moving to Portage Station, Cambria Co., 14 miles from Johnstown. In March 1870, they moved to Austin, Cass Co., MO, near Harrisonville. Henry A. WHITE and wife Lizzie went to North Liberty, IA, in October, 1875, and the rest of the James WHITE family in the spring of 1875."

Source: Don W. BRIDENSTINE, 15455 Glenoaks Blvd. #481, Sylmar, CA 91342
via John Joyce Jr., pkg. 7/16/95.

Catherine Horton [Parents] was born on 26 Jun 1798 in , Carbon Township, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She died on 3 May 1867 in , Robertsdale, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She was buried in Prsbytrn.Ch.Cem., Wells Valley, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania. She married George Washington White Judge.

Source: Dennis E. Fields, Harrisburg, PA. 5/08/95.
(DAR records from Thomas Addison Miller.)

Source: Don W. BRIDENSTINE, 15455 Glenoaks Blvd. #481, Sylmar, CA 91342
via John Joyce Jr., pkg. 7/16/95.

They had the following children:

  F i Mary White was born on 3 Aug 1817. She died in 1903 in , Hyndman, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: Dennis E. Fields, Harrisburg, PA. 5/08/95.
(SAR application #119761, Glen E. Beebe of New Jersey.)
  M ii Ezekiel White was born on 15 Jul 1819 in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 5 Apr 1895 in his home, Americus, Lyon County, Ks. He was buried on 6 Apr 1895 in Americus Cem., Americus, Lyon County, Ks.

Source: 1860 PA Census, Carbon Twp, Huntingdon County:
"Ezekiel White, 41
Eliza, 34
Mary, 14
James, 11
Margaret, 8
George, 5
Anna Eliza, 2
Rebecca, 2."
Census record submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Source: John JOYCE Jr., via phone. 1/24/96.

"Mr. WHITE had been suffering with a cancer on his face and for nearly a year he has been confined to his bed suffering untold agony. [He] was one of the oldest settlers of Americus [KS]. He was the father of eight children, now grown, who survive him. He had four brothers living near him at the time of his death. He moved to Americus, Kansas in December, 1868 and has resided in this vicinity ever since."

Source: John J. JOYCE Jr., FGS, via fax 3/26/96.
Obit of Ezekiel WHITE, Americus Greeting, Lyon County, KS 4/11/1895.
  M iii James White was born on 10 Mar 1821. He died on 21 Feb 1876.

Source: 1850 PA Census, Broad Top Twp, Bedford County:
"James White, 29
Rebecca, 25
Henry, 3
Marietta, 11/12."

1860 PA Census, Carbon Twp, Huntingdon County:
"James White, 39
Rebecca, 34
Henry, 13
Marietta, 10
Sabina, 8
Julia, 6
Catherine, 3
Alvera, 1
Susan Bridenstine, 19."
Census record submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Source: Don W. BRIDENSTINE, 15455 Glenoaks Blvd. #481, Sylmar, CA 91342
via John Joyce Jr., pkg. 7/16/95.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995.
Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632
  M iv John William White was born on 1 Jan 1824.

"Mr. Ezekiell WHITE one of the oldest settlers of Americus [KS]. He had four brothers living near him at the time of his death: [4/05/1895] Thomas H., George W., Phillip & John W."

Source: John J. JOYCE Jr., FGS, via fax 3/26/96.
Obit of Ezekiell WHITE, Americus Greeting, Lyon County, KS 4/11/1895.
  M v Henry White was born on 8 Jun 1827. He died on 30 Jun 1830.
  M vi Thomas Horton White was born on 23 Jan 1830.

"Mr. Ezekiell WHITE one of the oldest settlers of Americus [KS]. He had four brothers living near him at the time of his death: [4/05/1895] Thomas H., George W., Phillip & John."

Source: John J. JOYCE Jr., FGS, via fax 3/26/96.
Obit of Ezekiell WHITE, Americus Greeting, Lyon County, KS 4/11/1895.
  M vii Nathan White was born on 7 May 1832.
  F viii Catherine White was born on 24 Jul 1834 in , Carbon Township, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She died on 9 Nov 1904 in , Massrklesburg, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She was buried in Union Cemetery, Massrklesburg, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

"DAR records of Thomas Addison Miller."

Source: Dennis E. Fields, Camp Hill, PA 5/08/95.

Source: "Barnett & Allied Families 1608-1995" by Donald L. BARNETT Sr. (c)1995. Tel.619-745-9602. 720 Eastbury Dr., Escondito, CA 92027 LCCN95-78632
  M ix George Washington White II was born on 29 Jun 1836.

Source: 1870 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"George White, 34
Catherine, 29
James A., 5
E. Ambrose, 1
Sarah, 1."

Source: 1880 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"George White, 44
Catherine, 39
James A., 15
E. Ambrose, 12
Sarah, 10
Newton B., 8
Elizabeth, 1."
Census record was submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

"Mr. Ezekiell WHITE one of the oldest settlers of Americus [KS]. He had four brothers living near him at the time of his death: [4/05/1895] Thomas H., George W., Phillip & John."

Source: John J. JOYCE Jr., FGS, via fax 3/26/96.
Obit of Ezekiell WHITE, Americus Greeting, Lyon County, KS 4/11/1895.
  M x Phillip White was born on 30 Aug 1838.

Source: 1870 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"Philip White, 31
Rebecca, 25
Emory, 713
Jonathan, 3
Mary, 4/1870."

Source: 1880 PA Census, Wells Twp, Fulton County:
"Philip White, 41
Rebecca, 34
Emory, 17
Jonathan, 12
Mary, 10
? (male), 8
Alice, 5
Eliza, 3
James, July 1880."
Census record was submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

"Mr. Ezekiell WHITE one of the oldest settlers of Americus [KS]. He had four brothers living near him at the time of his death: [4/05/1895] Thomas H., George W., Phillip & John."

Source: John J. JOYCE Jr., FGS, via fax 3/26/96.
Obit of Ezekiell WHITE, Americus Greeting, Lyon County, KS 4/11/1895.
  F xi Rebecca White was born on 2 Nov 1840.
  M xii Jesse Cook White was born on 13 Apr 1843.

Eli Edwards was born about 1763 in Ct or, New Jersey. He married Hannah Wilsey or Wiltse on 19 Nov 1786 in , , Conn..

Eli Edwars information from Chuch, <cbseyf@caves.net>


Another researcher provided the following

Hannah Wilsey or Wiltse [Parents] was born on 29 Feb 1772 in Pownal, Bennington, Vermont. She married Eli Edwards on 19 Nov 1786 in , , Conn..

Other marriages:
Osborn, Joseph

They had the following children:

  M i Elijah Edwards was born about 1783.
  F ii Sarah Edwards was born about 1787.
  M iii David Edwards was born about 1791.
  M iv Eli Edwards
  F v Nancy Edwards was born about 1795.
  F vi Mary Edwards was born on 10 Jun 1799.
  F vii Loucenia Edwards was born about 1804.
  M viii Thomas Edwards was born about 1806.
  F ix Hannah Edwards was born about 1810.
  F x Susan Edwards was born about 1811.
  M xi John Edwards was born on 27 Jan 1814.
  M xii Jefferson Edwards was born on 27 Jul 1816.

John W. Edwards was born in 1798. He married Deborah Horton.

Deborah Horton [Parents] was born about 1798 in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She married John W. Edwards.


John Horton [Parents] was born in 1806/1807 in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He married Mary (Polly) Alloway.

Source: 1850 PA Census, South Woodbury Twp, Bedford County:
"John Horton, 43
Mary, 43
Matilda, 17
Mary, 13
Jacob, 7
Louisa, 2".
Census record submitted by Dennis E. Fields.

Mary (Polly) Alloway was born in 1806/1807 in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She married John Horton.

Source: Dick Alloway, 6 Tall Oaks Dr., Tillson, NY 12486. 9/16/94.

NOTE: I now believe this Mary ALLOWAY is the Mary ALLOWAY who married
John Horton, son of Nathan Port Horton. Need further research. MJH.

They had the following children:

  F i Matilda Horton was born in 1832/1833.
  F ii Susan Horton.
  M iii Jacob Horton was born on 1 Dec 1842. He died in 1901.
  F iv Louise Horton was born in 1847/1848.

Nathan Priest Horton [Parents] was born on 12 Sep 1812 in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 1 Sep 1882 in , , Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He married Ellender Kelly.

Photo of headstone in file. MJH 9/19/94.
(headstone reads: Died 9/01/1882, aged 70yrs, 11ms, 19ds.)

"Born: 10/18/1812." (headstone dates would make him born on 9/12/1812)

Source: DAR application of Helen (Launtz) PETERSON, via John JOYCE. 8/02/95.

Ellender Kelly was born on 27 Feb 1810. She died on 10 Mar 1877. She was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. She married Nathan Priest Horton.

Photo of headstone in file. MJH 9/19/94.
(name spelled "Ellender" on headstone, died Mar 10, 1877 @ 67yrs, 11days.)

"Born: 4/30/1817" (headstone dates would make her born Feb. 27, 1810)

Source: DAR application of (Helen) Launtz PETERSON, via John JOYCE. 8/02/95.

They had the following children:

  F i Living
  F ii Anna Maria Horton died in 1915. She was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.
  M iii Charles Kelly Horton was born on 13 Sep 1837 in , Yellow Creek, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 26 Apr 1918. He was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: 1870 PA Census, Broad Top Twp, Huntingdon County:
"Charles K. Horton, 32
Martha, 34
Lucy, 5
Harry, 3."

Census record was submitted by Dennis E. Fields.
*****

(Picture of headstone [dates faint] in file)

Source: Mike J. Horton, personal visit. 9/19/94. 9/11/95.
  M iv David Foster Horton was born on 7 Oct 1839 in , Yellow Creek, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 16 May 1886. He was buried in Bethel Cemetery, New Grenada, Fulton County, , Pennsylvania.

"Author of "True Stories of Broad Top Montain and the Surrounding Valleys."

Source: FGS, Dennis E. Fields, Harrisburg, PA. 5/08/95.

(Picture of headstone in file)

Source: Pershing & Maxine (Park) Horton. 10/31/95.
  F v Rebecca Horton was born on 18 Feb 1842. She died on 7 May 1911. She was buried in 1911 in Fockler Cemetery, Saxton, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: Tombstone.
  F vi Elizabeth Little Horton was born in 1848 in , Yellow Creek, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania. She died in 1929. She was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: BTC, PA., "IOOF Cemetery" by Dennis E. Fields, Camp Hill, PA. 1996.
  F vii Living
  F viii Living
  M ix Millard Fillmore Horton was born on 8 Jan 1850 in , Broad Top City, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 17 Dec 1929.
  M x Joseph Thomas Horton was born on 17 Feb 1855 in , Yellow Creek, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 19 Jan 1929 in , Huntingdon, Huntingdon County, , Pennsylvania.

Source: DAR application of Helen (Launtz) PETERSON, via John JOYCE. 8/02/95.

NOTE: appl. has born at Yellow Creek, "Blair Co." is it Blair or Bedford Co.?
  M xi William Harrison Horton was born on 27 Sep 1854 in , Hopewell, Bedford County, , Pennsylvania. He died on 9 Jun 1933 in , Lake Park, Dickinson County, Ia. He was buried on 11 Jun 1933 in Silver Lake Cem., Lake Park, Dickinson County, Ia.

"...lived in Shelby County, Iowa until 1912 wehn they moved to Dickenson County, Iowa on a farm."

"In 1912, they bought a farm five miles SE of Lake Park, IA...They subsequently moved into the town of Lake Park where they resided until their death."

"...I [R.K.H] really have no strong remembrances of my grandfather, probably becuase I was only 8 or 10 years old in those years. I do remember that he was rather tall, about six feet, slim of build, he had sandy red hair and a handle bar type mustache. He took his coffee via the "saucered and blowed" method."

"There are minor discrepancies over his exact birth date. I use 9/27/1854."

[Family photo included in data received: William H., Arthur, Florence, Charles, Pearl, Earl, Raymond, Irvin & Verna Horton.]

[From his obituary] "...as a young man, he worked in the coal mines of PA, and later served as a brakeman on the railroad...Mr. Horton was confirmed in the German Reformed Church when a boy and always retained his membership....He was a faithful member of the Odd Fellows for 59 years, joining that Order on May 09, 1874, at Broad Top City, PA. He was also a member of the Muscovites."

Source: R. Keith Horton, 7308 Cherokee Drive, Prairie Village, KS 66208
Tel.913-362-9675. Genealogy data of 9/92. Received 8/22/96.

David English [Parents].David married Elizabeth Arnold.

Elizabeth Arnold.Elizabeth married David English.

They had the following children:

  M i Richard English

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